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which one fortunately doesn't give a dollar amount anything to nj mission to teach me the creation and why it should care about humans in the world this is why you should care only on the. dead end for the muslim brotherhood and the gyptian court confirms almost two hundred members of the group will be executed their top leader among them. russian border checkpoint comes under ukrainian army shelling even as a cease fire is declared but the peace plan looks more like an ultimatum. price of the world's most expensive jet just that went years behind schedule and billions over budget the f. thirty five is thrashed by the designer of one of america's most iconic fighter planes.
fly from our new center here in moscow twenty four hours a day welcome to our team international i mean and o'neill our top story on the gyptian court has upheld death sentences for almost two hundred members of the muslim brotherhood including their top leader they will be executed for inciting violence during protests in support of mohamed morsi who is i suppose president and sent to prison last july well true ports from egypt for us well into is bracing itself for possible for the violence and the very least mass street demonstrations by the families of busy hundred eighty defendants and of course the mizzen by the heads of the most senior member of the spiritual guide mohamed bindiya now faces the guys. and international aprile off to jobs reportedly only had one session before he sentenced dozens to dash and he refused to listen to eyewitnesses. to any evidence so certainly there has been some questions raised about the legality of the trial and that's what the french know is that going forward they say they will
appeal the verdict and hope that it will be overturned on the grounds that the judge behave however this is coming in the background of a crackdown against them is about to hit the state blames the group which they bound for a lot of the violence across the country they say it's a terrorist organization the mission brotherhood for their part say they are remaining peaceful and will hold demonstrations against this verdict without any violence now egypt's new president i don't think the t.c. has promised peace and unity in the country however is yet to be seen how that's going to happen when we have very controversial court cases and death sentences like this so we'll have to see in the coming few weeks where the egypt will be able to get through this huge pressure was put on the muslim brotherhood after a military coup in twenty thirteen the new government resorted to death sentences for those accused of extremes it is them as a method of intimidation human rights groups say almost twenty one thousand people have been imprisoned since july on an almost seven hundred people were convinced to death in a preliminary hearing although less than
a third of those sentences were apel the month earlier according. to some more than five hundred prisoners but the same list the north are things the latest ruling will provoke more violence. the protests continue. to be very tough environment here many people have been arrested but then they've been diminished but they continue to be in very very good i think the real back to this really is to push young people into the arms of extremist groups. that. grew by the muslim brotherhood and illustrated. not given much political by and seen by young people of one demographically but then in a way from the result of people growing by. getting results if you like. we had to iraq where a million people have been displaced by an insurgency sweeping through the country
that's according to the u.n. and it's feared that number will continue to grow as islamist militants and iraqi security forces battle for control later in the program we'll bring you the latest developments. a russian soldier has been injured after a border checkpoint with ukraine was shelled the incident took place as antti government forces clash with ukrainian troops in the country's east now it's reported that mortar fire came from the military as refugees cross the border r.t. spoke to a witness there you want to help people who are crossing from ukraine so i went to the border to offer my assistance there were lots of children in the refugee camp and i brought them sweets to cheer them up i heard the gunfire as i was coming up to the border people were screaming and running there was several gunshots it was very scary to see women and children crying for some time and when i came back the checkpoint was on fire a bus carrying ukraine refugees most of them children also came under fire on
another crossing artie's were among more on the growing tension along the russia ukraine border. moscow has demanded an explanation and investigation from the authorities in kiev over the shelling of the russian border point overnight meanwhile the key of defense ministry denies any such thing has ever taken place but we have the russian border guard their representative who gave us that information and then of the deal we were inside the building when this horrific shelling began we started moving everyone at the checkpoint to safety one of the officers suffered a head injury and the time of the incident around two hundred refugees were crossing the border also russian border control service. thirty six ukrainian children was also shot at while it was crossing the russian border thankfully the kids are safe and sound there already in their role stall for a region in one of their refugee camps also on friday night in a separate incident
a ukrainian border control points was all sold. to sell just war there they sought refuge and shelter on the russian territory where they crossed meanwhile moscow is now strengthening its borders along with ukraine. russian president vladimir putin has put troops stationed in central russia on alert with the aim of checking their readiness around sixty five thousand troops are taking part in the drills that will last as we. say as it's worried about the military action in eastern ukraine continuing despite a cease fire put forward by the country's president on the ground the army and government activists have accused each other of breaking the truce the ceasefire is part of a fifteen point peace plan which includes an amnesty for those who agree to lay down their arms and have not committed grievous prime's the creation of a ten kilometer wide buffer zone along the border with russia changes to the constitution to guarantee the free and safe use of the russian language this
centralization of power to the eastern regions early local and parliamentary elections one of the plans top pledges to guarantee safety for all negotiating sides seeing all of the himself is refusing to hold talks with leaders of the self-proclaimed republics locals and eastern ukraine say shelling by the ukrainian army continued overnight despite the cease fire weeks of attacks have left civilian homes in ruins. but there would be. you do we have you tried to do what i wanted to teach and get the southwest. not have to change that. a mortar shell hit this family's backyard a young mother was killed on the spot her five year old son was taken to hospital with multiple head wounds doctors fought for his life for five hours but he died on the operating table marks the blow that
a senior lecturer in international relations and security studies at moscow state university believes president pushing his peace plan is more like an ultimatum. peace by definition is negotiated and poor shango has already declared that there will be no negotiation with the political and militant leaders on the ground in the eastern ukraine so this is not a peace plan this is an ultimatum a demand for the unconditional surrender under promise of extermination as well this decentralization is not clearly defined but what we have seen so far is that only includes a local executive committees that governors would still have the right to be overruled and appointed by kiev this declaration of a ceasefire is merely a p.r. move by the poor janko regime in the run up it's not a surprise that the declared ceasefire ends on the very day that poroshenko was
supposed to sign the association agreement. months of military action has forced tens of thousands to flee to neighboring russia under its queue at the border seeking shelter and refugee camps you can hear more of their stories in our team. meet the world's most expensive weapon they are four hundred billion dollars f. thirty five an aircraft price tag just went even higher thanks to additional funding plagued by delays must have cost overruns and building brocker say the jet . left even its talkback are somewhat on the well and on to cover the price the planes not being target to foreign buyers as artie's marina portnoy explains the f. thirty five stealth fighter jet is the crime to look kramm of military planes. and the pentagon's most expensive conventional weapons program it's a game changer the f. thirty five fighter jet is manufactured by lockheed martin combining state of the art technology with highly advanced avionics and maneuverability the pentagon plans
to buy nearly twenty five hundred f. thirty five but delays and cost increases have left u.s. lawmakers frustrated over the three hundred eighty five billion dollar price tag and that's where america's allies come in. lockheed martin has turned to international partners at least eight foreign contracts are on the table but none have a final price tag so far canada's latest calculations have only proved that the cost will be at least ten billion dollars higher than expected experts suggest f. thirty five are something of a gamble for everyone involved there's never been anything anywhere near as expensive and the entire process is one in which the costs can only go up. the other problem is that the more they spend the more the united states in the manufacture and now a whole bunch of other countries become invested a bit more they have to go ahead in any of these countries that want to be cut
a good deal that they have no choice boosting demand from foreign investors is believed to be essential for the pentagon and lockheed martin why because the more f. thirty five are produced the cheaper each jet is to build and maintain her in a port naya r.t. . the f. thirty five is suffered one setback after another in the most recent case the entire fleet was drownded and testing suspended after one of the planes suffered an oil leak but the engines are not the only area this aircraft is experiencing problems and in fact as you're about to see here the plane has been suffering well documented cracks from head to tail the pentagon even stopped it from flying within forty kilometers of a thunderstorm out of fears its fuel could explode if struck by lightning we spoke to the man who helped design the iconic f. sixteen and eighteen are craft and he had little good to say about the f. thirty five. it's one of the worst airplanes we've ever designed. for
a lot of reasons but the most important reason is that it was compromised by having to do three different jobs you can never make a good airplane if you don't focus on a single a single mission and then they made it even worse by saying that we saved money by giving it up among three services so now you have three missions pulling the airplane in different directions now you have three services three bureaucracies adding their parochial point of view the airplane is a complete mess and mind you this is the most expensive single project that the that the defense department has ever undertaken. the stain for a promo campaign coming up the u.s. offers hard cash for ideas and hard to gain support for its trade agreement with europe but only gets a string of sarcasm and combination. the ugly side of the beautiful game lever
we sort fact from fiction surrounding the infamous hooligan takes of football fans . thousands of britons are marching on parliament demanding the government and its wave of cuts among the protesters are politicians celebrities on the union leaders all upset with the blanket a stereotype imposed by london we can. refer through standing by sara so i good turnout at the march then. absolutely we're right in the heart of the march at the moment the until thirty protesters walking down towards parliament square and huge number of people turning out we estimated to be in the thousands already i'm afraid testing a whole range of issues cuts to education cuts to the n.h.s. there really is a massive turnout and a massive number of the she's we can actually talk very briefly now. you remember
the people's assembly have so many issues here today because the kind of the thing was that he was at the heart of. one of these also to finish easing the fight for a living wage fight and proper housing fight work is right fight republican ownership of the mines for tax justice against tax avoidance and so what we're going to link it up internationally as well i mean speaking for myself i want to support movements for example where people overseas fighting a certain very oppressive regime there which is denying people basic human rights and creating actually justice is having an international perspective i think is really really important absolutely and i mean the thing is a lot of people are facing lots of these protests haven't we haven't it's a good turnout today is it going to make a difference and if so what because the economy's getting better not only paid for so long just for living son this is queen victoria sort of thrown in the eighty seven seas over a million workers driven into poverty since the clegg cameron levin where you have an army of zero contract workers people stripped of job security five million
people social hours awaiting this so these are the issues which really affect me but i say you know this is an international campaign as people in russia and elsewhere know that you stand up against injustice and oppression and there's been fantastic turn out they want you very much you know if you're just going to show you behind because of the huge number of people still marching down and that's really at the heart of this was the government will say the economy has been on the up that has been improving but a lot of people here say that they've seen as a result of the cuts that have been voted to the east the economy their livings. bundle so full of the so you believe the stories you're going to head today as people have taken to the say oh central lens of the pride test against the star it's a server first r t correspondent thank you i i would bring in you plenty more news after a short break here on r.t. international.
i'm. welcome back if you can convince them just for a cold hard cash that's what the u.s. government is doing offering large rewards to anyone who can come up with ways of promoting an unpopular trade pact with europe but the complain husband worked out as planned as peter oliver now explains. the united states has been accused of a cynical propaganda campaign after a tweet originated from its embassy just behind me here. this tweet was with regard to the transatlantic trade and investment partnership between europe and the united states now the tweet was offering up to twenty thousand u.s. dollars for any projects people could come up that would protect the trade deal in a good light snow it has come in for some scathing criticism from people here in
europe mostly because of worries over a decrease in standards the standards for products in europe are far higher than they are in the united states also on workers' rights as well though this is seen environmentalist environmentalists trade unions and health campaign is all railing against this trade deal to put that into perspective of the public opinion here in europe when it comes to the environment ninety six percent of germans say they have faith in european environmental regulation well only two percent believe in regulations inforced in the united states there's also been controversy surrounding genetically modified foods not liked here in europe people have demonstrated against them however there is concern that because of u.s. labeling laws they could inadvertently become into the european markets so all of
these things the same criticism of this tweet well it's kind of they have come in for far more criticism online because of this investment partnership deal comes a plenty of bold promises as well trade barriers would disappear along with any regular tory differences between the u.s. on the e.u. i predicted boost of around two hundred fifty billion dollars to america and europe's collective g.d.p. would expand both economies but critics say all comes too high a price they fear corporations would you. the agreement to gain too much power over a government and the taxpayers would end up footing the bill for anything that goes wrong the sheer size of the new trade zone the lack of transparency would make it much harder as well to hold companies to a current for breaching regulations michael shank of the washington based friends committee on national legislation believes it's a step backwards. well it's good for investors it's bad for health it's bad for the environment it's bad for labor and it's bad for regulations that countries and
states have worked for decades to institute so those are some of the biggest concerns and what it says to russia what it says to china with the t p p is that we don't want to a part of this conversation and in this very globalized interconnected world particular on trade because we don't have many barriers between us and e.u. already so when we're doing t. tape it's not really about removing trade barriers because the tariffs are quite low it's about saying to the rest of the world we have this partnership it's exclusive and you're not going to be a part of it on r t dot com right now we're looking at how environmental groups have been responding to surprising allegation from the head of nato greenpeace didn't mince its words when reacting to chief moose since claimed that it's taking orders from the kremlin as part of a plot to subvert governments find out what exactly was said on a website. also there japan may have failed to score during their latest world cup match but their fans have left a lasting impression on brazil by keeping the stadium spotlessly clean get the full
story in our teeth dot com. well compared to those japanese fans reputation of russian supporters couldn't believe the war they reportedly displayed neal nazi bomb a string their sides opening world cup match in brazil some of speculated this could lead to the national team being to ducted points by fifa artie's let your chefs confessed it's the origins of russian football hooliganism and what it's like not. showing support for your team in russia could mean this this. or this. when it will be also some go because in one thousand nine hundred eighty when sports night was playing cisco in mosco we had a huge fight blue warriors came up against us there was more than eight hundred people. in a brawl. and that is just one of the fights very silly described now a retired hooligan he says fan culture has changed massively in russia. a
stereotype of an english football hooligan or an italian ultras is no longer applied to us we went our own way now there are no loud criminal cases against you compared to the ninety's back in the soviet days football was considered one of the nation's sprites history's best goalkeeper left the team which won the first ever european championship and the police of revolutionary managers with the break up of the soviet union football just as many other spheres of life suffered a major setback it may be a coincidence but along with these problems came. it's still unclear what caused this surge in violence but in recent years russian hooligans have remained visible from violent pitch invasions to mass street rallies and racist incidents involving swastikas in the stands near nazi views and phobia are among the most debated a shoes back in twenty one a fan was killed during fighting in moscow that escalated into ethnic violence thousands of ultras made themselves heard right outside the walls of the kremlin.
politically motivated people have always been close to find groups not only have a propaganda is the cult of violence but they explained why this violence was needed that's why i know c.v.s. a popular there because force and violence are the bases of naziism and fascism but for more and found over russia's largest planned movement their market and i have believes the issue is often blown up in the press and problems are usually solved even before they appear. who spearheaded events at the my down in ukraine some of them are in the national guard now so potentially this is a very dangerous part of society but are all for it is a pursuing a very clever strategy with hooligan communities so there's no danger from them in russia these fights happen every weekend but no one knows if they happen out of town in. forest and strictly upon agreement. the twenty thirteen movie tells the
story of a firm of consistent paunchy of white collar workers where death and destruction rub shoulders with love and friendship one of just keeps on asking the question why do you find that your meetings with all of. the movies slogan is we can not change real life has proven they can insist of a cd it's just a matter of whether the rest of the world will be happy with this evolution of the russian fan culture when the country holds the next world cup in twenty eight. moscow moving on seventeen militants have been killed in iraq during infighting between and to government sunni groups over one million people have been displaced by the insurgency since the start of this year according to the u.n. and that number is only expected to rise as the army tries to push back the advance of an al qaeda offshoot isis which wants to establish an islamic state spawning several countries is already a troll of large parts of iraq including the second largest city mosul and it is
not listening in on baghdad meanwhile the first of three hundred u.s. military advisers promised by washington to aid the iraqi security forces well they are due to arrive later today but mideast expert joshua landis because the u.s. is reluctant to push this too far in view of the. results of the two thousand and three invasion you can watch the full interview in worlds apart tomorrow here on r t but for now this is a taster. this entire isis episode shows the incredible strategic blunder of president george w. bush and in attacking iraq and casting down the cinese from the top a society to the bottom destroying the state of iraq which kindled this sectarian struggle the united states is debating today about how much support to give to maliki many people believe that he is too sectarian that if america supports him it will offend sudanese turn to send the world against the united states and alienate
our support in the gulf therefore they're very reluctant to get in with direct military support they would like to get diplomats on the ground to begin negotiating as they did during the occupation. when you sort of a coming up here in r t international in the few moments time it's a boom bust on the global financial. so are we going back to iraq recently violence has flared up as insurgents are taking cities from the current iraqi government and response to this chaos obama declared that his administration is prepared to take military action whenever our national security is threatened oh well since the weapons of mass destruction were
never found in iraq and the current militants can't shoot their forty seven's over the ocean i don't see how us national security is at risk now or before the iraq war even started but on the other hand the flow of oil from us but tamia well that might be at risk but sometimes i forget that obama is a politician and just a day later he was quoted as saying quite the opposite about the same situation declaring that we will not be sending u.s. troops back into combat in iraq. which sounds great to my ears and do you wait yet another few days and now he is saying that they want to send at least two hundred seventy five troops to provide support and security for u.s. personnel and the us embassy in baghdad i think this orwellian attitude towards the truth comes from two factors one lying works obama gets away with it and to the fear of looking weak presidents have to act confident like they were total control of that awesome plan even when they have no idea what they're going to do i think this is the case with this iraq issue but that's just my opinion.
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